Douglas Elementary School

Douglas Elementary School serves 275 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Douglas Elementary School operates within the Edgefield 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 275 students
Douglas Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Douglas Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Douglas Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Douglas Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Douglas Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
13%
7%
Douglas Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
60%
35%
Douglas Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
23%
52%
Douglas Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Douglas Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Douglas Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.41
Douglas Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
51%
Douglas Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Douglas Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,861 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,576 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,926 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Edgefield 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 3,861 4,192
Edgefield 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $38 MM
Edgefield 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $40 MM $39 MM
Edgefield 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,576 $9,366
Edgefield 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,926 $9,666
Edgefield 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Trenton High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Johnston-edgefield-trenton Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Johnston Elementary School (7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TrentonTrenton High School
    Alternative School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 77 students84 Greenhouse Rd
    TrentonSC 29847
    (803)896-3045
    1.39-1277
  • JohnstonJohnston-edgefield-trenton Middle School
    5.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 507 students1095 Columbia Rd
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1997
    5.46-8507
  • JohnstonStrom Thurmond Career Center
    Vocational School
    5.4 miles | Grades: 9-1217 Par Dr
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1767
    5.49-12n/a
  • JohnstonStrom Thurmond High School
    5.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 780 students1131 Columbia Rd
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1768
    5.49-12780
  • JohnstonJohnston Elementary School
    7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 311 students514 Lee St
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1755
    7PK-5311

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